Indonesian Red Cross personnel in Jakarta spray disinfectant on the road to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Reuters
Indonesian Red Cross personnel in Jakarta spray disinfectant on the road to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Reuters

Coronavirus: Indonesia braces for exodus of millions of workers

  • Jakarta expects 2.5 million migrant workers will leave the capital as it introduces strict new social distancing guidelines
  • The country has suffered more deaths than any country in Asia other than China

Indonesian Red Cross personnel in Jakarta spray disinfectant on the road to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Reuters
Indonesian Red Cross personnel in Jakarta spray disinfectant on the road to prevent the spread of the coronavirus. Photo: Reuters
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